EILEEN BOWMAN (Velma Von Tussle) is thrilled to be making her SDMT debut in Hairspray! She was last seen as Lily Garland in On The 20th Century at Cygnet Theater. Other favorite roles include, Alice Beineke in The Addams Family at Moonlight Amphitheater, Judy Denmark/Ginger Delmarcco in Ruthless at Moxie Theater, Judy Garland in the critically acclaimed End Of the Rainbow at Intrepid Shakespeare Company. Eileen is a proud resident artist at Lambs Players Theater Company where she has played Adelaide in Guys And Dolls (CRAIG NOEL AWARD) Dee Dee/Angelica/Patricia in the premier of Joe vs The Volcano (Craig Noel nomination) Keely Stevens in Pete N Keely (Craig Noel nomination). She had the joy of being in the original cast of How The Grinch Stole Christmas at The Old Globe for over 12 years. Eileen would like to dedicate her performance to God, her amazing family and most perfect husband Marc and to her precious Lily girl whom she misses every day! I love you wiggle worm.